A step-by-step guide to grasping the basics of Italian verbs Over 66 million people around the world speak Italian, and Italian remains a popular choice for American students studying a foreign language. Italian Verbs For Dummies is ideal for those who have a basic knowledge of Italian but wish to improve their fluency by mastering the nuances of Italian verbs. This plain-English guide provides coverage of basic sentence structure, moods, tenses, and regular and irregular verbs, along with exercises to make conjugating Italian verbs a snap. It can also serve as a supplementary resource for students to use alongside classroom books. Teresa L. Picarazzi (Fairfield, CT) is currently Adjunct Professor of Italian at Fairfield University and a full-time Italian teacher at Trumbull High School.
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Descrizione libro For Dummies, 2006. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Introduction. Part I: Speaking of the Present. Chapter 1: Jumping into Action with Italian Verbs. Chapter 2: Talking in the Present Tense. Chapter 3: Talking in the Present Tense with Irregular Verbs. Chapter 4: Shakespeare, Italian Style: To Be or Not to Be; To Have and Have Not. Chapter 5: Waking Up to Reflexive Verbs. Chapter 6: Giving a Command(ing) Performance with the Imperative. Chapter 7: Declaring Your Likes (and Dislikes) with Piacere. Part II: Looking to the Past and the Future. Chapter 8: Once Upon a Time: The Imperfect Tense. Chapter 9: Reckoning Back to the Old Days: The Past Absolute Tense. Chapter 10: Che Sara Sara: Looking Ahead with the Future Tense. Chapter 11: Could-ing and Would-ing: The Conditional Tense. Chapter 12: Getting into the Present Subjunctive Mood. Chapter 13: I'd Like for You to Understand the Imperfect Subjunctive. Part III: Building Compound Tenses. Chapter 14: Starting with the Present Perfect. Chapter 15: What Time Did You Get Up Today? Reflexive Verbs in the Past. Chapter 16: By Tomorrow, You'll Have Spoken of a Perfect (or Hypothetical) Future. Chapter 17: Second Guessing Your Actions with the Past Conditional. Chapter 18: Reminiscing about the Past Perfect. Chapter 19: I Hope That You've Had Fun! The Past Subjunctive. Chapter 20: Wrapping Up the Subjunctive with the Past Perfect. Part IV: Reviewing a Few Underappreciated Tenses and Forms. Chapter 21: Hypothetically Speaking: "If" Clauses throughout the Tenses. Chapter 22: Putting a Personal Touch on the Impersonal and the Passive. Chapter 23: Progressing in Italian through Gerunds. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 24: Ten Most Frequently Used Verbs. Chapter 25: Ten Italian Verbs Most Frequently Mixed Up. Part VI: Appendixes. Appendix A: Italian-to-English Glossary. Appendix B: English-to-Italian Glossary. Appendix C: Ten Common Irregular Verbs. Index. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0471773891
Descrizione libro For Dummies, 2006. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0471773891
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Descrizione libro For Dummies, 2006. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110471773891
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